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Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility

Customer base: Tallahatchie County, Mississippi Department of Corrections, South Carolina Corrections, Vermont Corrections, Wyoming Department of Corrections, U.S. Marshals Service - Facility Type: Medium Security, Owned since 2000
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19351 US Hwy 49 N, Tutwiler, MS 38963
Phone: 662-345-6567 Fax: 662-345-8527

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Martin Frink, Warden

Facility Leader: Martin Frink, Warden

Martin L. Frink was named warden at Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility in December 2020, after serving as warden at  Saguaro Correctional Center. Before that, he was warden at North Fork Correctional Facility and Crossroads Correctional Center. Frink joined CoreCivic in 2000 as chief of security at Cibola County Correctional Center, and was promoted to assistant warden at California City Correctional Center. He later became assistant warden at Mineral Wells Pre-Parole Transfer Facility. Prior to joining CoreCivic, Frink spent nearly 17 years with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice where he started as a correctional officer and promoted to chief of security.

Community Activities

Chamber of Commerce; Sumner MS Rotary Club; Charleston Rotary Club; Citizens' Advisory Club

Facility PREA Information

The following information is provided in accordance with PREA (Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003). Learn more

Compliance Manager: Shameka Bivens, Chief of Unit Management


Third Party Reporting Method(s):

Write to: PREA Compliance Manager

Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility

415 U.S. Highway 49 North

Tutwiler, Mississippi 38963

Call the CoreCivic Ethics and Compliance Hotline: 1-800-461-9330, or



Call: Office of Inspector General (OIG): 1-800-869-4499

Office of Inspector General, U.S. Department of Justice

950 Pennsylvania Ave.

Room 4706, Washington, DC. 20530



For Vermont Inmates contact 1-802-241-0070 or email

For Wyoming Inmates contact:1-877-966-4276

For South Carolina Inmates contact:

South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED)

P.O. Box 21398 Columbia, SC 299221

Or submit online at


For Mississippi DOC Inmates Contact:

MS Coalition Against Sexual Assault

P.O. Box 4172

Jackson, MS 39296

Or Call:  1-888-987-9011 ​​​​


Facility PREA Policy (14-2): Download

PREA Audit Date or Scheduled Audit Date: May 14-16, 2018

2018 PREA Audit Report: Download

PREA Audit Date or Scheduled Audit Date: May 18-20, 2015

2015 PREA Audit Report: Download

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